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UK Budget must reverse Tory cost of living crisis
Tommy Sheppard MP and Deidre Brock MP: Slash energy bills and put money back in people’s pockets The SNP has said “the number one priority for the UK budget must be to put money back into people’s pockets” – warning the Tories can’t continue to hammer household incomes. Ahead of tomorrow’s budget, Tommy Sheppard MP …
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Why I’m backing Humza Yousaf to become leader of the SNP and Scotland’s next First Minister
Whatever your politics, it is undeniable that Nicola Sturgeon has been a commanding figure in Scottish politics for two decades. For good reason many suggest that she is the preeminent politician of the devolution era. She will be a hard act to follow, for sure. But those hoping that a change of leadership will spell …
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Local MP Submits Formal Objection to “Unwanted” Student Accommodation at Jock’s Lodge
Tommy Sheppard, MP for Edinburgh East, joined forces with local campaign group “Save Jock’s Lodge” to oppose the controversial plan to build a major student development at the corner of Restalrig Road South and London Road. Over 1600 comments were submitted to Edinburgh City Council, with 1066 opposed to the application from developer Alumno Group …
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